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25 Nov 2015
Some recent patterns:
Knit in Jamieson Spindrift. I have all colors in stock for most of the colorways given in the pattern.
|Noro Magazine #7
The new Noro magazine has lots of hats, other winter accessories, sweaters & afghans to knit or crochet in Noro yarns. 31 designs in all.
|Dale Book 315
This is the Norwegian Cross-Country Ski Team sweater for 2015-16. Book includes sweaters & accessories for infants, children and adults.
|Dale Book 316
This is the Norwegian Alpine Ski Team sweater for 2015-16. Book is only available as a digital download (PDF) and includes sweater & accessories for infants, children and adults.
15 Oct 2015
Game of Hues is another new Noro pattern book, with 12 designs by Claudia Wersing. Some of the garments, like the Arya cabled pullover shown here, are knit in new Shinroyoku. Other garments are knit in last year's fall yarns, Janome and Hanabatake.
10 Oct 2015
Lopi Pattern Book 34 arrived earlier this year, and now most of the colors used in the book have arrived also. There are 25 designs altogether, 11 in the weight of Lopi I carry — including the Lilja coat shown here.
8 Oct 2015
A La Mode is a yarn in solid colors, knit at 4 - 4.5 sts/inch. While supplies last, get a free copy of World of Nature A-W 14-15 with your A La Mode purchase! 65% wool, 25% mohair, 10% nylon. $10.00/50gm, 109yd skein.
Shinroyoku is a 70% wool, 30% silk aran weight yarn. If you like more subtle shadings in Noro yarns, this one is great. Some of the colors will make great men's sweaters! $20.00/100gm, 198yd skein.
The two sweaters above in A La Mode and one in Shinroyoku are from Noro World of Nature 38: Akita 2. This new pattern book includes 12 designs altogether, mostly written for smaller sizes, but with simple enough shapes to enlarge if you need to.
28 Aug 2015
I have been attempting to offer some exciting new acrylic lines to go along with all my wool lines. Kaleidoscope is a new chunky acrylic yarn in the Euro Baby line. 100% acrylic, knit on size 9-11 US needles, and packaged in large, reasonably priced skeins. $10.00/200gm, 203yd skein.
The supporting pattern book is also in stock, featuring 14 garments and accessories designed by Jenny Watson for women & children.
26 Aug 2015
Six new patterns for Herriot Fine are now in stock, including the Gallium Knee Socks shown here. Most of the patterns feature open work or lace details. The patterns also include women's cardigans, colorwork tam & mittens, a smoke ring, and a shawl.
25 Aug 2015
DaleGarn has just released the Peace Sweater as a free download on Ravelry or DaleGarn North America for a limited time. This was originally a ready-to-wear design and features a fitted waist, stand up collar, front-placket zipper, and buttoned cuffs.
The Peace Sweater is knit in 2 colors of Baby Ull. The version here is shown in #0017 & 3841. Several alternative colorways are suggested in the pattern. Yarn for all these colorways is currently in stock.
sizes: 34.5", 37", 39.75", 42", 44.5"
use 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 balls MC
and 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 balls CC
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